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Lower Tovil in Maidstone

Lower Tovil is a Street in the Kent town of Maidstone and measures approximately 90 metres long.

There is only one street named Lower Tovil making it unique in Great Britain.

Lower Tovil is within the area of Maidstone District (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Tovil.

Lower Tovil has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 24200931 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Lower Tovil is roughly 11.68 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 14.50 and the lowest point being 8.80. A change of 5.70 metres.

Lower Tovil is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 31.28 miles South East from the centre of London, 0.82 miles South West from the centre of Maidstone, 24.84 miles West from the centre of Canterbury and 32.5 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Lower Tovil

Sunrise07:38
Sunset17:44

Latest Weather Conditions for Lower Tovil

Observed at Weather Station:Shoeburyness 24 October 2021 at 23:00 (24.31 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:13.2°C (94.2%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSW (9 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Lower Tovil Maidstone

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Maidstone Central
Address:St Peter's St, Maidstone, ME16 0SR
Telephone:0871 984 6034 Learn More
0.64
2: Name:Premier Inn Maidstone A26 Wateringbury
Address:103 Tonbridge Road
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3.78
3: Name:Days Inn Maidstone
Address:Maidstone Service Area, M20 Jct 8, Hollingbourne
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4.50
4: Name:Premier Inn Maidstone West Malling
Address:Castle Way
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4.75
5: Name:Premier Inn Maidstone Leybourne
Address:Castle Way
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4.75
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Lower Tovil above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
11.688.8014.505.70

Frequently asked Questions for Lower Tovil

What Council (Local Authority) is Lower Tovil in?

Lower Tovil is located within the local authority area of Maidstone Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Lower Tovil in?

Lower Tovil is located within the area of Tovil Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Lower Tovil in?

Lower Tovil is located within the ward of South.

What County is Lower Tovil in?

Lower Tovil is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Lower Tovil in?

Lower Tovil is located within the constituency of Maidstone and The Weald.

What Part of the UK is Lower Tovil in?

Lower Tovil is located within the South East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Lower Tovil in?

Lower Tovil is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is Lower Tovil in?

Lower Tovil is located within the Kent Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with Lower Tovil

Road NameJunction Type
Allnutt Mill Closejunction
Church Streetjunction
Tovil Greenjunction
Wharf Roadjunction

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Location Details

Lower Tovil
Map showing the location of Lower Tovil
Latitude51.264390
Longitude0.509858
OS Easting (X):575084
OS Northing (Y):154741
OS Grid Reference:TQ751547

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Lower Tovil

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00123890
ONS Area NameSocial Renting New Arrivals
Average Age37.18
Area Population1514.00
Male Population725.00 (48%)
Female Population789.00 (52%)
Benefit Claimants30 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01024401
LSOA Name:Maidstone 009D
SOA Code:3d
SOA Name:Households in terraces and flats
MSOA Code:E02005076
MSOA Name:Maidstone 009

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Maidstone Tovil Superstore
Farleigh Hill, Tovil, Maidstone, ME15 6RQ
0345 677 9475
Distance: 0.21 Miles
Directions from Lower Tovil to Tesco Maidstone Tovil Superstore
Asda Living Maidstone
St Peters Street, Maidstone, ME16 0SR
01622 680540
Distance: 0.68 Miles
Directions from Lower Tovil to Asda Living Maidstone
Tesco Maidstone Loose Rd Express
2 Loose Rd, Maidstone, ME15 7TY
0345 610 2775
Distance: 0.73 Miles
Directions from Lower Tovil to Tesco Maidstone Loose Rd Express
Tesco Maidstone Tonbridge Rd Esso Express
300 Tonbridge Rd, Maidstone, ME16 8TE
0345 677 9474
Distance: 0.73 Miles
Directions from Lower Tovil to Tesco Maidstone Tonbridge Rd Esso Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01622 - Maidstone

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Maidstone Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
Maidstone House, King Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 6JQ
Send email
Telephone Number: 01622 602 000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Maidstone and The Weald
The Member of Parliament is Helen Grant
Details for the MP Helen Grant on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Helen Grant won with a majority of 21,772 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 76,109
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: South Ward
Parish: Tovil Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Kent

Nearest Car Parks

Lockmeadow Entertainment Centre Car Park
Hart Street, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME16 8SF
Distance: 0.46 km (click for directions)
Between 6.30pm and 8am: FREE Parking.
Telephone: 01622764410
Operated by: Capital & Regional
Maidstone West Station Car Park
Station Approach, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME16 8RJ
Distance: 0.53 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours, Monday - Sunday. At weekends and on public holidays prices may differ, check payment machines or on-station information for prices. Parking is free for blue badge customers displaying a valid International Blue Badge.
Telephone: 08456036197
Operated by: Meteor Parking Ltd
Barker Road Car Park
Barker Road, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME16 8SF
Distance: 0.55 km (click for directions)
Evening/overnight charge £1.50 between 6.30pm and 8am. Blue Badge holders park free
Telephone: 01622602377
Operated by: Maidstone Borough Council
Lockmeadow Car Park
Barker Road, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME16 8LW
Distance: 0.55 km (click for directions)
Charges only apply between 8am and 6.30pm, Monday to Saturday.
Telephone: 01622602377
Operated by: Maidstone Borough Council

Nearest Schools

Oneschool Global Uk Maidstone Campus
Distance: 0.23 Miles
Number of Pupils: 214
Address: Oneschool Global Uk Maidstone Campus, Heath Road, Linton, ME17 4HT
Head: Mrs Kathryn Edwards ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Lower Tovil to Oneschool Global Uk Maidstone Campus
Maidstone, St Michael's Church of England Junior School
Distance: 0.27 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 02/05/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 166
Address: Maidstone, St Michael's Church of England Junior School, Douglas Road, ME16 8ER
Head: Mrs Lisa Dicker (Executive Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Lower Tovil to Maidstone, St Michael's Church of England Junior School
St Michael's Church of England Infant School Maidstone
Distance: 0.27 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 25/02/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 120
Address: St Michael's Church of England Infant School Maidstone, Douglas Road, ME16 8ER
Head: Mrs Lisa Dicker (Executive Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Lower Tovil to St Michael's Church of England Infant School Maidstone
Archbishop Courtenay Primary School
Distance: 0.28 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 08/09/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 320
Address: Archbishop Courtenay Primary School, Eccleston Road, Tovil, ME15 6QN
Head: Mrs Margaret Magner (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Lower Tovil to Archbishop Courtenay Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

The Somerfield Hospital
Address: 63-77 London Road, Maidstone, ME16 0DU,
Independent Sector
Medway NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 0.91 (miles)
Directions from Lower Tovil to The Somerfield Hospital
Maidstone Hospital
Address: Hermitage Lane, Maidstone, ME16 9QQ,
NHS Sector
Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Telephone: 01622 729000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.29 (miles)
Directions from Lower Tovil to Maidstone Hospital
Priority House
Address: Hermitage Lane, Maidstone, ME16 9QQ,
NHS Sector
Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust
Telephone: 01622 725000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.29 (miles)
Directions from Lower Tovil to Priority House
Cygnet Hospital Maidstone
Address:
NHS Sector
Cygnet Health Care Limited
Distance: 2.44 (miles)
Directions from Lower Tovil to Cygnet Hospital Maidstone

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Lower Tovil

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Lower Tovil
0.42 Dental Surgery 125 Tonbridge Road ME16 8JS
0.42 Sunbury Dental Practice Tonbridge Road ME16 8JS
0.53 Dental Surgery 117 Old Tovil Road ME15 6QE
0.61 Longford Dental Centre 25 Postley Road ME15 6TP
0.72 36a High Street (dental Surgery) 36a High Street ME14 1JH

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Lower Tovil

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Lower Tovil
0.40 The Surgery 54-56 Tonbridge Road ME16 8SE
0.50 The Vine Medical Centre 13 Tonbridge Road ME16 8RL tel:01622 754898
0.60 The College Practice 50-52 College Road ME15 6SB tel:01622 752345
0.66 Bower Mount Medical Practice 1 Bower Mount Road ME16 8AX tel:01622 756721
1.04 Blackthorn Blackthorn Medical Centre, St. Andrews Road, Barming ME16 9AL tel:01622 726277

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Lower Tovil

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Lower Tovil
0.50 Medipharmacy 13a Tonbridge Road ME16 8RL tel:01622 750785
0.60 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 50-52 College Road ME15 6SA tel:01622 674020
0.66 Hobbs Pharmacy 1 Bower Mount Road ME16 8AX tel:01622 752523
0.89 Boots The Chemist 18 Fremlin Walk ME14 1QP tel:01622 663341
0.95 Boots 56-62 King Street ME14 1BW tel:01622 690751

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Lower Tovil

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Lower Tovil
0.78 Tinsons Limited 9 Middle Row ME14 1TG
0.80 Pendleburys Opticians 6 Pudding Lane ME14 1LN
0.81 Specsavers (maidstone) 12 High Street ME14 1HT
0.84 Wilkinsons The Opticians (maidstone) 50 Gabriels Hill ME15 6JJ
0.85 Batemans Opticians (maidstone) 6 Gabriels Hill ME15 6JG

Nearest Libraries

Maidstone Library
St. Faith's Street, Maidstone, ME141LH
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 0.91 Miles
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Directions from Lower Tovil to Maidstone Library
Centre for Kentish Studies Library
Sessions House, County Hall, Maidstone, ME141XQ
Telephone: 01622 696501
Distance: 1.12 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Lower Tovil to Centre for Kentish Studies Library
Allington Library
Castle Road, Allington, Maidstone, ME160PR
Telephone: 01622 683435
Distance: 1.67 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Lower Tovil to Allington Library
Shepway Library
17 Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road Shepway, Maidstone, ME157LW
Telephone: 01622 751488
Distance: 1.74 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Lower Tovil to Shepway Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Maidstone West Station is 0.49 miles away.

Address: Maidstone West station, Station Approach, off The Broadway, Maidstone, ME16 8RJ

Maidstone West is situated on the Medway Valley Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Maidstone West Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Lower Tovil to Maidstone West Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aylesford00:07:00
Beltring00:15:00
Cuxton00:19:00
East Farleigh00:03:00
Ebbsfleet International00:32:00
Gravesend00:27:30
Halling00:15:30
London St Pancras International00:50:00
Maidstone Barracks00:02:00
New Hythe00:09:30
Paddock Wood00:19:00
Snodland00:12:00
Stratford International00:43:00
Strood (Kent)00:23:30
Tonbridge00:27:30
Wateringbury00:08:00
Yalding00:12:00

Maidstone Barracks Station is 0.90 miles away.

Address: Maidstone Barracks station, Buckland Hill, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 0SQ

Maidstone Barracks is situated on the Maidstone Line|Medway Valley Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Maidstone Barracks Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Lower Tovil to Maidstone Barracks Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aylesford00:05:00
Beltring00:19:00
Cuxton00:17:00
East Farleigh00:07:00
Halling00:13:30
Maidstone West00:04:00
New Hythe00:07:30
Paddock Wood00:23:00
Snodland00:10:30
Strood (Kent)00:22:30
Tonbridge00:31:00
Wateringbury00:12:00
Yalding00:16:00

Maidstone East Station is 1.05 miles away.

Address: Maidstone East station, Station Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1QN

Maidstone East is situated on the Maidstone Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Maidstone East Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Lower Tovil to Maidstone East Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:33:00
Barming00:04:00
Bearsted00:05:00
Borough Green & Wrotham00:17:00
Bromley South00:47:00
Canterbury West01:02:30
Charing (Kent)00:22:00
Chartham00:56:30
Chilham00:52:30
East Malling00:08:00
Harrietsham00:13:00
Hollingbourne00:09:00
Kemsing00:22:00
Lenham00:17:00
London Victoria01:07:00
Otford00:26:00
St Mary Cray00:40:00
Swanley00:36:00
West Malling00:11:00
Wye00:46:30

East Farleigh Station is 1.26 miles away.

Address: East Farleigh station, Station Road, East Farleigh, Kent, ME15 0JH

East Farleigh is situated on the Medway Valley Line and is managed by Southeastern.

East Farleigh Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Lower Tovil to East Farleigh Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aylesford00:13:00
Beltring00:12:00
Cuxton00:25:00
Halling00:21:00
Maidstone Barracks00:08:00
Maidstone West00:06:00
New Hythe00:15:00
Paddock Wood00:16:00
Snodland00:18:00
Strood (Kent)00:30:00
Tonbridge00:24:30
Wateringbury00:05:00
Yalding00:09:00

Nearest Airports

Biggin Hill Airport is 21.12 miles away Directions from Lower Tovil to Biggin Hill Airport
London Southend Airport is 22.63 miles away Directions from Lower Tovil to London Southend Airport
London City Airport is 25.86 miles away Directions from Lower Tovil to London City Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 28.24 miles away Directions from Lower Tovil to Lydd London Ashford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Gravesend Pier is 13.94 miles away

Directions from Lower Tovil to Gravesend Pier

Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 14.29 miles away

Directions from Lower Tovil to Tilbury Ferry Terminal

Woolwich Arsenal Pier is 24.76 miles away

Directions from Lower Tovil to Woolwich Arsenal Pier

Woolwich Ferry South Pier is 25.04 miles away

Directions from Lower Tovil to Woolwich Ferry South Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M20 J6/A229 - 2.4 Miles Away

Directions from Lower Tovil to M20 J6/A229

Junction: M20 J7/A249 - 2.43 Miles Away

Directions from Lower Tovil to M20 J7/A249

Junction: M20 J5/A20 - 2.46 Miles Away

Directions from Lower Tovil to M20 J5/A20

Junction: M20 J8/A20 - 4.49 Miles Away

Directions from Lower Tovil to M20 J8/A20

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Ditton Heritage Centre Ltd
Visitor Centres
Distance: 3.42 (miles)
Directions from Lower Tovil to Ditton Heritage Centre Ltd
Attraction Name: Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle
Country Parks
Distance: 4.99 (miles)
Directions from Lower Tovil to Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle
Attraction Name: Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway
Railways
Distance: 7.91 (miles)
Directions from Lower Tovil to Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway
Attraction Name: Hush Heath
Workplace
Distance: 7.99 (miles)
Directions from Lower Tovil to Hush Heath